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Byron Allen: Al Sharpton Allegedly Rewarded With “Chicken Dinner Payoff” for Keeping Other Blacks Off TV


Street preacher Al Sharpton was allegedly paid millions to keep his mouth shut while cable TV discriminated against black programming. According to a $20 million dollar lawsuit brought by the National Association of African-American Owned Media, Sharpton and his shell non-profit, the National Action Network, took cash donations in exchange for not protesting against the lack of black programming on ... Read More »

Dr Boyce & Yvette: Will MSNBC Dump Al Sharpton after Obama is gone?


Podcast: Play in new window | Download It’s being reported from a few media outlets that Al Sharpton may get dropped by MSNBC. The Daily Beast is citing anonymous sources from within the company who claim that he may be moved to a weekend time slot. “In the longer term, these sources said, the Rev. Al Sharpton—a larger-than-life personality who ... Read More »

Fox host refers to Lady Gaga song as “Jigaboo Music”

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We don’t know if your jaws dropped to the floor as quickly as our own, but you have to see this.   One of the hosts on a local Fox affiliate, for some reason, felt compelled to describe a Lady Gaga song as “Jigaboo music.”  The incident occurred in Cleveland, a city with enough diversity that any intelligent news host ... Read More »

Racism is Better Than Hip-Hop, Says Fox’s Geraldo Rivera

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By Angela L. Braden In an interview that aired on HuffPost Live, Geraldo Rivera blamed hip-hop for the destruction of “Black and brown” people in the last decade. Rivera, who has always been outspoken for his over-the-edge views on politics, culture, and society, appeared on Huff Post Live to discuss his rather speedy stint on Celebrity Apprentice. The Fox contributor ... Read More »